Dolgellau Athletic A.F.C.

Dolgellau Athletic A.F.C. are a Welsh football club based in Dolgellau, Wales. They have a reserve team playing in the Aberystwyth League Division One. In 2012 19-year-old David Webber became the youngest football manager in senior British football history when he was appointed first team manager at Dolgellau.[1][2]

Dolgellau Athletic
Full nameDolgellau Athletic Amateur Football Club
Nickname(s)The Wasps
Founded1971
GroundCae Marian
Dolgellau
ChairmanBarry Jones
ManagerKevin Jones
LeagueMid Wales Football League
West Division
2019–20Mid Wales Football League Division Two, 5th (of 14)
WebsiteClub website

The home colours are yellow shirts with a black chevron and black shorts and socks.[3][4]

A club was formed in Dolgellau as far back as 1878.[5]

Cae Marian football ground galleryEdit

HonoursEdit

  • Aberystwyth & District League Cup
    • 1972–73, 1987–88
  • Aberystwyth & District League Division One
    • 1980–81
  • Aberystwyth & District League Division Two
    • 1987–88
  • J. Emrys Morgan Cup
    • 2001/02
  • Aberystwyth League
    • 2008–09

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Aber student takes charge at Dolgellau". aberstudentmedia.com. Retrieved 31 January 2019. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-02-09. Retrieved 2012-12-21. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "Dolgellau AAFC". www.dolgellauaafc.co.uk. Retrieved 31 January 2019. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ Dolgellau AAFC on Mid Wales Archived February 17, 2010, at the Wayback Machine
  5. ^ "DOLGELLEY.|1879-10-10|The Cambrian News and Merionethshire Standard - Welsh Newspapers". newspapers.library.wales. Retrieved 2020-04-03.